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Huawei P8 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Huawei P8 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Huawei P8 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Huawei P8 is a 2015 smartphone. It measures 144.9 x 72.1 x 6.4 mm and weighs 144 g. It has a IPS-NEO LCD display measuring 5.2" inches. The resolution is 1080 x 1920 and 424 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 8 MP. The main camera is Single with 13 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU with 16/64 GB, 3 GB RAM memory. The battery is 2680 mAh.

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Huawei P8 specs

General specs

Brand and model Huawei P8
Release date 2015, April
Dimensions 144.9 x 72.1 x 6.4 mm (5.7 x 2.84 x 0.25 in)
Weight 144 g (5.08 oz)
Body build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 3), aluminum frame
Colors Titanium Grey, Mystic Champagne (16 GB model)Carbon Black, Prestige Gold (64 GB model)
Battery 2680 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Approximate price230 EUR

Screen

Technology IPS-NEO LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5.2" inc
Screen area 74.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio71.4%
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 px
PPI /points per inch/ 424 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main 13 MP, Single
Camera specs
-13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm (wide), 1.12µm, OIS, AF
Functions Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 8 MP, Single
Specifications 8 MP, f/2.4, 26mm (wide)
Video 1080p@30fps

Performance

Operating system OS Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow); EMUI 3.1
Chipset - HiSilicon Kirin 930 (28 nm)
Processor CPU
- Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-T628 MP4
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal memory 16/64 GB, 3 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score43196 (Rank 792 of 2084)
GeekBench 4 Single Core680 (Rank 528 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core2427 (Rank 502 of 984)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript1972

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
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Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
NFC Yes
USB microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.41 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.47 W/kg (head)     1.72 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Huawei P8 was around 230 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2015, April.
The weight of the Huawei P8 is 144 g.
The screen size of the Huawei P8 is 5.2" inches.
The size of the Huawei P8 is 144.9 x 72.1 x 6.4 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
No, it is not waterproof.
No, it does not support fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Single main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.